I love living in New York City, but sometimes it feels good to get away, even for just a couple days. My husband and I decided to venture to Mystic, Connecticut last weekend for a little summer getaway, with the hopes that we could spend some time outside and enjoy being on the water. We’d … More A Weekend in Mystic
A couple months ago, my husband and I traveled to Iceland for our honeymoon (seven months after our actual wedding!). We decided on Iceland for many reasons, but these were a few that really sealed the deal: we wanted to go somewhere that was a little different, we wanted to spend time in a cool … More Beautiful, Magical Iceland
Summer has just begun, and one of my favorite things about this time of year are the many new books that come out. I love a good “beach read,” and will strongly stand behind that term as a very positive thing. What could be better than reading a book while watching the waves crash on … More Happy Summer! My Favorite Books to Bring to the Beach
Few things are better than reading a book you absolutely love and cannot put down. But there is something even cooler about falling in love with a book you never expected to enjoy. I read a lot, and try to get my hands on anything that might seem interesting, but admittedly I am usually drawn to … More Tuesday Top 10: Best Books I Didn’t Expect to Love
I’m always on the hunt for new books to read, and new places to find them. My husband and I frequent our local library, and we’re always on the lookout for new books from authors we love, and books by new authors we’ve never heard of. I had heard about Book of the Month before, and decided … More Book of the Month: My Experience So Far
I’m a big fan of lists as a way to organize everything, and as a way to collect my thoughts and reflect on some of my favorite things. I thought it would be fun to do a series of Top 10 lists, and because I also love alliteration, I decided that these should happen on … More Tuesday Top 10: My Favorite Cities in Europe
I love tracking the places I’ve traveled, and dreaming of new ones to visit. MapLoco offers great map-tracking tools, and I had a lot of fun filling in my Visited States & Countries Maps. It’s a great visual way to see where you’ve been, and which places to add to your list next. My next … More Where I’ve Been – Fun with MapLoco!